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  1. Google Sign In Error

    Solution 1. Turn off 2-Step Verification
    A Google login error can occur on your Android phone if you have enabled two-step verification for your Google account. If disabled, the error can be corrected.
    NOTE: If 2-Step Verification is disabled, go to Solution 2.
    1. Use your computer to start any browser.
    2. Go to Gmail.com and log into your account.
    3. Click on the profile picture in the upper right corner and select My Account.
    4. A new web page will appear, find Login and security and click on it.
    5. You will be prompted for a new web page…

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  2. Automatically call answer with locked pc screen or the display turned off

    For disabled people or just to let watch your room or what is looking your webcam (for example your pet). It's important that the function answer automatically incoming calls can work when windows is locked. Actually if the PC is locked or the display is turned off the function answer automatically incoming calls doesn't work anymore. Thanks.

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  3. Breakout Rooms

    You need to be competitive and have breakout rooms in Skype. This would improve your service as well and uptick in users.

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  4. How To Add Another Gmail Account

    Let's start with how to add a second Gmail account to your account, starting with your desktop computer.
    Step 1. Go to Gmail and open your main Gmail account.
    Step 2. Then go to your profile icon. You will find it in the upper right corner.
    Step 3. At the bottom left of the drop-down menu, you will see a button that says Add another account. Click it.
    Step 4. Here you can add an existing account or create a new one. Click Create account to create it.
    Step 5. You will now be offered the opportunity to create an…

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  5. Google Duo not working

    Google Duo is designed to offer the best video calls. It's easy to use, reliable, and works on all devices. It is rated to provide high quality video calls. With Duo, you can stay in touch with everyone in individual or group video calls. He currently supports 12 people in face-to-face conversations. In addition to video calling, Google Duo also supports custom voice and video sharing. It will even add fun effects to change the level of the video message. With the voice call option, Duo allows you to connect with people who cannot connect by video. Despite all the…

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  6. How to use Google Duo

    Search and download Download Google Duo from iPhone and tap OK
    Then give the app access to your microphone, camera, contacts, and messages. Touch OK to allow access to microphone, camera, contacts, and messages.
    Enter and confirm your phone number.
    Done! Are you ready. How to set up and use Google Duo on iPhone and iPad
    Make a video call or voice call with Google Duo
    Open Google Duo on your iPhone or iPad
    Swipe up on the bottom card. You will see all the contacts used by Duo
    Tap the name or use the search box
    Touch Voice call,…

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  7. Google Chrome Help Center

    Google Chrome is one of the best and most popular web browsers. While the services and functions of Google Chrome are the best, the user sometimes complains about some problems. Google provides solutions to resolve all kinds of errors and queries.
    What if Google Chrome doesn't work?
    Chrome problems
    Some of the most common Google Chrome problems that a user encounters:
    Unresponsive eyelashes
    Chrome is slow
    Chrome extensions don't work
    Chrome keeps crashing or freezing
    Chrome cannot be closed and so on.
    Google Chrome fixes
    There are many ways to fix the problems that Google Chrome is experiencing. To solve…

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  8. Google Earth Not Working

    Even the best software in the world cannot be 100% seamless and compatible with all types of computers and devices. Google Earth Pro, despite being probably created by the most powerful internet giant in the world, sometimes shows a freeze, a crash, a lack of response, a slowness, a crash, does not open when a black screen is started or it just doesn't work on Windows 10. Here's what you can do to fix it. Google Earth Pro is not working, unresponsive, or has other issues with Windows 10.
    Depending on the performance of your computer and the speed of…

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  9. Leave group chat without notification

    I am on several old groups that are inactive. When I leave the group, it notifies everyone in the group and the inactive group comes to the top. This is quite inconvenient for everyone. I should be able to leave silently

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  10. There should be some system tag where if another person is on call, should show as red

    There should be some system tag where if another person is on call, should show as red so that we dont call them multiple times

    It will help calling someone when the sign is green meaning , he is not on another call

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  11. Breakout Rooms

    Add breakout rooms PLEASE!

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  12. Code before payment of new subscription

    When a person is starting up a new subscription, before payment is taken, a code should be sent to phone/email to ensure that 1 more step of security. I got hit with a new subscription that I did not request. the payment went through my paypal and thankfully I was able to jump on top of it.

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  13. Gmail Not Sending Emails

    There is hardly anyone in this world who owns a smartphone and does not have a Gmail account. Gmail is the most widely used email service in the world. Its extensive list of features, integration with numerous websites, platforms and apps, and efficient servers have made Gmail extremely convenient for everyone and especially Android users. Be it a student or a working professional, everyone depends heavily on emails, and Gmail takes care of it. However, it would be really unfortunate if Gmail stopped sending emails.
    Every app malfunctions at one point of time or another and Gmail is no exception.…

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  14. How to Fix Google Play Download Pending

    What if you are trying to download an app or game and the Google Play Store is stuck with a pending download error?
    This can be frustrating as it prevents you from downloading your favorite app or game to your Android device. But we are here to help!
    In this guide, we will discuss some solutions to help you fix the Google Play Store download error. "Having said that, let's move on to that.
    Why are you waiting for the Play Store downloads?
    One of the most common reasons why Play Store downloads get stuck waiting for a download is…

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  15. Gmail not receiving emails

    Gmail is definitely one of the top email clients. In the world of postal service providers. With more than 1.5 billion active users, Gmail consistently maintains the highest rankings when it comes to the availability of unique features. However, there are cases where, like other emails. Mail providers, Gmail is experiencing some issues and is no longer receiving emails. Mail in your Gmail account. From browser issues and insufficient account storage to issues with the Gmail server and filters, there are a number of reasons why your Gmail account may not be able to receive email. Letters.
    These are the…

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  16. How to Fix Google Pay Not Working

    If you are trying to buy something with Google Pay, but your payment has been declined or Google Pay is just not working, don't worry, we will discuss how to solve the problem in this guide.
    We all know that technology is increasing day by day and things have progressed a lot. Now almost all tasks like paying bills, entertainment, watching news, etc. are done online. With all these growing technologies, the way payments are made has also changed incredibly. Now, instead of paying in cash, people are turning to digital methods or online payment instruments. With these methods, people…

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  17. Hangouts Not Working

    There are many factors that can affect the quality of your video and audio calls on Google Hangouts. If you're having trouble, you need to troubleshoot your internet connection, the hardware and software settings at both ends of the conversation, and the Google Hangouts app itself. Google maintains a list of currently known bugs that the development team is aware of and is working to correct on the Hangouts site (see References).
    Internet problems
    If you or the other person in the conversation does not have a strong and stable connection to the web, the Hangout call will have problems.…

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  18. How to solve Gmail SMTP Settings Problem

    GMail (Google) SMTP Server - How to Set Up and Send Email for Free Lyrics?
    Google's Gmail SMTP server is a free SMTP service that anyone with a Gmail account can use for email. You can use it with personal emails. By email or even with your website if you send an email. Emails, such as contact forms, newsletter messages, or notifications.
    To use GMail's SMTP server for outgoing emails, Mail requires the following configuration:
    Outgoing mail server (SMTP): smtp.gmail.com
    Use authentication: yes
    Use secure connection: Yes (TLS or SSL, depending on your email client / website SMTP plugin)
    Username:…

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  19. second user is able to see the message of first user

    When first user logout from the system and second user login in skype in same system , then he will able to see and read the received message of first user from the notification panel. So in that case the second user is easily read the personal information or sensitive information of first user .

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  20. news feeds, update post with your own contacts and add email button to view emails

    Add feature page for news feed from contacts and to post share updates with your own contacts, also add commenting, likes, mentions, hashtags, reactions, share post button.

    add email button feature to view emails.

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